John Riley has just posted a full review of the newy released Tamron 28-75mm F2.8 Di III VXD G2 Lens (Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama ) at the ePHOTOzine.com. He tested this new lens on Sony a7R III and found such pros: Excellent to Outstanding sharpness, Close focusing, CA well-controlled centrally, Excellent flare control, Moisture resistance, Fast maximum aperture, Fast, accurate and virtually silent AF and USB-C socket. Highly Recommended! Read More »
Two new Sigma lenses are coming! According to the latest rumors from SAR, Sigma will launch two new FE primes sometimes in Q2 (April-June). They are:
- Sigma 50mm f1.2 DG DN Art (Almost same size as the current 35mm f1.2 DG DN Art)
- Sigma 50mm f2 DG DN Contemporary (Almost same size as the current 35mm f2 DG DN Art)
John Riley tested the newly announced Samyang AF 135mm F1.8 FE lens ( B&H/ Adorama) on Sony a7R III and posted a full review at the ePhotozine.com. This new lens has such pros: Excellent sharpness, Low CA, Low vignetting, Fast maximum aperture, Weather sealing, Astro-Focus, Low distortion, Fast virtually silent AF, Well priced, Smooth bokeh, Close focusing and Silent aperture option.
Nikon has just officially announced the new Nikon Nikkor Z 800mm F6.3 VR S lens. It is the longest super telephoto lens for its Z mount lens lineup. Despite its super telephoto focal length, the lens is rather compact and lightweight thanks to the use of a Phase Fresnel lens element. It weighs only 2.4kg (5lbs 4.2oz). The lens’ image stabilization is CIPA-rated for up to 5 stops and up to 5.5 stops when used with the Synchro VR on Nikon’s Z9 camera.